reportbadminton8 days ago

Badminton Asia Team Championship | India bow out of tournament with twin loss

The PV Sindhu led Indian women's team faced a 1-3 loss against Indonesia in the quarter-finals which resulted in team’s exit from the Asia Team Badminton Championship. The same result occurred in the men’s quarter-final where Indian men’s team bowed out after registering a 1-3 loss to China.
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reportbadminton9 days ago

Badminton Asia Team Championships | Both India men and women teams enter quarterfinals

Despite losing the match yesterday, India’s both men’s and women's teams have qualified for the quarterfinals of the Badminton Asia Team Championships in Malaysia. The Indian women finished second in Group W to qualify for the knock-out while Indian men’s had already qualified for the same stage.
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reportbadminton10 days ago

Badminton Asia Team Championships | Kidambi Srikanth and co. blank Maldives 5-0

Kidambi Srikanth was at his attacking best against the Maldives leaking just 11 points to lead his side to a convincing 5-0 victory over the opponents yesterday. After Srikanth, Sai Praneeth and Sameer Verma won their respective matches before the doubles teams inflicted a bagel in the tie.
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reportbadminton11 days ago

Asia Team Badminton Championship | Both Indian men’s and women’s team get off to a good start

The Indian women’s team under PV Sindhu’s leadership showed a terrific form and register a 3-2 win over Hong Kong and made a positive start in the Asia Team Badminton Championship in Malaysia. Kidambi Srikanth led the Indian men’s side to thrash Philippines 5-0 at the Sultan Abdul Halim Stadium.
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reportbadminton14 days ago

India Open | PV Sindhu concedes title after going down to Zhang Beiwen in three-game thriller

Despite going neck-to-neck for most parts of the game, PV Sindhu failed to close the game on a winning note as Zhang Beiwen secured a 21-18, 11-21, 22-20 win to secure her first major title. Although the Indian put up a huge challenge, Zhang won the last game, much to the dismay of local fans.
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reportbadminton14 days ago

India Open | PV Sindhu thrashes Ratchanok Intanon to book final against Zhang Beiwen

PV Sindhu maintained her winning momentum in the India Open tournament as she entered the final after registering a victory against Ratchanok Intanon in straight games of 21-13, 21-15. She will face American Zhang Beiwen, who defeated Cheung Ngan Yi in the semi-final, in the final encounter.
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reportbadminton23 days ago

Indonesia Masters | Saina Nehwal enters semi-final after dominating victory over PV Sindhu

In what was more about bragging rights, Saina Nehwal emerged victorious against PV Sindhu in their first encounter outside the country by 21-13, 21-19 points in the Indonesia Masters quarterfinal. Saina will next now take on Ratchanok Intanon in the women’s singles semi-finals on Saturday.
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reportbadmintona month ago

PBL 2018 | Hyderabad Hunters secure finals spot with 3-0 win over Delhi Dashers

Hyderabad Hunters registered 3-0 win over Delhi Dashers in the first semifinal match at Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, thanks to Carolina Marin and Sai Praneeth who won both the trump match of the day. In second semifinal Bengaluru Blasters will face Ahmedabad Smash Masters today in Hyderabad.
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reportbadmintona month ago

PBL 2018 | Hyderabad Hunters beat Bengaluru Blasters; will face Delhi Dashers in semis

Hyderabad Hunters registered 6-(-1) win over Bengaluru Blasters in the last league match at Gachibowli Indoor Stadium to top the table with 20 points. The result meant that Hyderabad will face Delhi Dashers in the first semifinal clash while Bengaluru will have to take on Ahmedabad Smash Masters.
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reportbadmintona month ago

PBL 2018 | Bengaluru Blasters lose 2-3 to Chennai Smashers

Chennai Smashers emerged victorious over Bengaluru Blasters thanks to PV Sindhu who used her big match experience in securing a win in the trump game for her side. Chennai Smashers registered a 3-2 win over Bengaluru based franchise at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai on Monday.
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